Thanksgiving is Thursday. No doubt, there will be some people deep frying turkeys around North Carolina. If safety measures are not followed, deep frying a turkey can turn into a disaster very quickly. The U.S. Fire Administration reports that approximately 2,000 Thanksgiving Day fires occur in U.S. homes each year resulting in five deaths, 25 injuries and $21 million in property loss.
Check out these videos and links below to make sure you have everything in order for a safe Thanksgiving.
- Deep Frying Your Thanksgiving Turkey: What You Need to Know (MyFox Atlanta)
- Turkey Fryer Safety Tips (GrillsDirect.com)
- Don’t turn a Butterball into a fireball (Austin News)